Quest Visual – Creator Of ‘Word Lens’ Now A Google Company

wordlensYou may have seen the translation App ‘Word Lens’ when it was featured in Apple’s iPhone 5S adverts. It’s a translation App that translates the text focused on by the iPhone camera. It’s one of the most exciting Apps which keeps everything same i.e. font, background etc and it’s just the text that changes in language. It supports english translation for six languages Russian, Portuguese, Italian, French, Spanish and German. It’s available both in the App Store and Google Play for download. Incredibly enough, Word Lens is also supported by Google Glass. Looking at uniqueness in solution and popularity of the App, it is not a surprise that Google was interested in acquiring the company. Google bough Quest Visual to incorporate its technology for language translation. Read More

Google Translate Comes to the iPhone

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Google is slowly porting most of its mobile services to the iPhone. Today, Google announced that Google Translate is now available in the App Store for the iPhone.

iPhone users can now use the completely free App to translate words from one language to another. They can also speak in a particular language and translate it to another language by using the microphone button in the App. Listening to your own translations is also possible in 23 different languages.

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